Rare Book Library

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Rare Book Library

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1963-10 -


In October 1963, university administration took the decision to create the Rare Books and Archives Department. In January 1964 the library of the University of Alberta, moved into the new Donald Ewing Cameron Research Library. At this time the Rare Book and Archives Department was set up to preserve and make available for use the rare materials in our collection.


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